Burning Love’s parodies of Bachelorette, Bachelor Pad will air on E!

The second and third seasons of Burning Love, an outstanding and fun web series that parodies ABC’s dating franchise, will air on E!, just as the first season did. The show was recently nominated for an Emmy in the Outstanding Special Class – Short-Format, Live-Action, Entertainment Program category.

The two most recent seasons, which parody The Bachelorette and Bachelor Pad (the rejects from the first two seasons compete for $900), are still online, though season one is only available on iTunes now.

Season two added actors Jerry O’Connell, Michael Cera, Adam Brody, Colin Hanks, and Paul Scheer, among others; here’s its trailer:

Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.